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Week 1: Soccer Players of the Week

87 days ago
SEC Staff
Photo: Florida Athletics

SEC Offensive Player of the Week - Florida forward Deanne Rose, junior from Alliston, Ontario, scored three of the Gators' five goals in wins at Florida Atlantic and No. 18 South Florida. Rose scored twice at FAU - including providing the golden goal in the 95th minute. She played a part in both of Florida's goals at USF, assisting on the first by Kit Loferski and scoring the second. Three of Rose's six game-winning goals as a Gator are golden goals. She now one of five to share Florida's career golden goals record.

SEC Defensive Player of the Week - South Carolina defender Tatum Milazzo, a senior from Orland Park, Ill., played 172 of potential 180 minutes in wins over No. 21 NC State and William & Mary. She scored the tying goal vs. NC State in the second half to help propel the Gamecocks to the come-from-behind victory.

SEC Freshman of the Week - Texas A&M goalkeeper Shantel Hutton, a freshman from Duluth, Ga., made nine saves in leading the Aggies to a win at No. 13 Santa Clara and a scoreless draw at Pepperdine. She made nine saves in picking up her first career victory against Santa Clara. Hutton worked 110 scoreless minutes at Pepperdine to earn her first career shutout. She made a game-saving diving stop in the 103rd minute